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Just who is 'Unknown User' in the Admin Permissions

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by quicksandy, Oct 17, 2004.

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  1. quicksandy

    quicksandy Thread Starter

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    I have an 'Unknown User' on the Administrative permissions folder. It has an outlined head for an icon instead of a filled in head as is the usual accounts. This account has special permissions. As I only vaguely get how the permissions are inherited, I did not change anything. I did find it odd however, because it was never there in the past. Whether it is a new feature or not and is it harmful is I guess what I am looking for. The other question is who is Null in the Outlook services. There is Bigfoot and 3 other easily recognizable services, but Null has never been there before. Thank you in advance.

    Quicksandy :confused:
     
  2. eddie5659

    eddie5659 Moderator Malware Specialist

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    Hiya

    Moved you here where you may get a better response :)

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    eddie
     
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